First Church News

Advent Workshop

Advent Workshop is an event designed to connect families with Advent and the true meaning of Christmas. We’ll have craft stations with make and take projects and gifts. Enjoy an afternoon of crafting, singing, cookies and smiles. Fun is in abundance! The event is Sunday November 30 from 2 – 4 pm in the first floor Gathering Space. Table…

All Saints Day

[blockquote size=”full” align=”left” byline=”Frederick Buechner on All Saints’ Day – excerpted from The Sacred Journey.“]”On All Saints’ Day, it is not just the saints of the church that we should remember in our prayers, but all the foolish ones and wise ones, the shy ones and overbearing ones, the broken ones and the whole ones, the despots…

God’s Mosaic

Did you know that you are part of God’s Mosaic? This past weekend we had our Middle School Retreat. Our theme this year was centered around tie-dye. Side note, did you know that tie-dye is difficult to get off your skin? Who knew? Anyway, in addition to tie-dying lots of t-shirts, we talked about how the…

Fall Festival

Calling all pre-k through 5th graders! Next Sunday, October 26 is our annual Fall Festival on the terrace. We’ll have 12 Biblically themed games, prizes, crafts, a photo spot and fun fall snacks. The morning begins at 9:30 am in the Reflect service, then you’ll be dismissed for large group, then on to fun and games on the terrace. See…

Simultaneous Worship on October 5

Please join us for worship and a meal as we celebrate our Church community Sunday, October 5. You may choose between Contemporary and Traditional Worship Services that will occur simultaneously in their usual spaces at 10:30. The 8:30 Worship Service and 9:30 classes will take place on this day at their regular times. Following the concurrent services will be a…